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    First Windows 10 S Education Laptops Launched by Acer and HP

    Soon after Microsoft announced the stripped-down Windows 10 S version, alongside the Surface Laptop, partners have introduced their first notebook variants running on the education-focused software. HP has introduced the ProBook x360 eEducation Edition and Acer has introduces the TravelMate Spin B1 – both running on Windows 10 S. Both the laptops have been launched […]

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    Windows 10 Will Make It Easy to Copy-Paste Between Your PC and Mobile

    Microsoft’s big push under Satya Nadella has been to meet users wherever they are, putting its Windows smartphone plans on the back-burner and reaching out to Android and iOS users in a big way. The upcoming Windows 10 Fall Creators Update is underlining this philosophy with features like Timeline¬†and new Cortana capabilities that will make […]

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    Windows 10 Will Let You Pick Up Where You Left Off on Android or iOS

    Microsoft is bringing Apple Continuity-like features to Windows 10 by letting you start tasks on one device, and continue them on another. This will be achieved by leveraging Cortana, its virtual assistant that’s built into Windows 10, and available as a third-party app on Apple’s iOS and Google’s Android. “With Cortana, you can pick up […]

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    WannaCry Attacks: Microsoft Criticised for Not Offering Free Patches to ‘Unsupported’ Windows XP Users Earlier

    American software giant Microsoft held back from distributing a free security update that could have protected computers from the WannaCry global cyber attack, the Financial Times reported Thursday. In mid-march, Microsoft distributed a security update after it detected the security flaw in its XP operating system that enabled the so-called WannaCry ransomware to infiltrate and […]

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    Huawei MateBook X, MateBook E, MateBook D Windows 10 Laptops Launched

    Chinese telecom giant Huawei plans a global expansion into computers, it said on Tuesday, posing a fresh challenge to established PC players in a market that has suffered two years of falling sales volumes and pressure on margins. At a news conference in Berlin, the Shenzhen-based company introduced its first line-up of three personal computer […]

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    Here’s how Windows 10’s rapid release works, and looks

    Microsoft makes it all sound so simple, its grand plan for maintaining Windows 10 on a regular twice-a-year cadence. New feature upgrade comes out, as 1703, aka Anniversary Update, did seven weeks ago. It starts hitting consumer PCs. Four months later, it’s stamped “PASSED” for the enterprise, and boom, it’s on corporate computers. While that’s […]

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    Microsoft Insists It Isn’t Forcefully Installing Windows 10, Users Disagree

    Microsoft is refuting reports that it has been forcefully installing Windows 10, its newest desktop operating system, on users’ machines. The company insists that users are “fully in control.” Over the months, many instances have been reported in which users found Microsoft installing Windows 10 on their computer without their consent. The latest of which […]